Brooklyn Home Prices Still Soaring!

A New York Times piece, Brooklyn Real Estate Prices Climb Higher, that came out yesterday announced that the home sales prices in Brooklyn have continued to rise. We have seen this first hand here at Realty Collective.  The market hasn’t slowed as Brooklyn’s popularity grows while the markets in Manhattan and other boroughs have not had the […]

Red Hook Open Studios Recap by Jane Herro

I’m still smiling from this year’s Red Hook Open Studios! We had a full house from 1 – 6pm at the Red Hook RC office where we hosted local photographer Bryan Archbold and painter & lighting designer Eric Tu. With over twenty five studios opening up their doors for the day, the neighborhood was full of both Red Hookers and […]

Open House Tonight for 2 bedroom Co-op in Downtown Brooklyn.

RC’s Team Fallon, Jane Herro and Tina Fallon, will be holding an open house tonight from 6pm-7pm for this gorgeous 2 bedroom co-op at 96 Schermerhorn. Description is below as well as the photo gallery.  For more info click here. Lofty stunner with 11′ ceilings and a huge master bedroom is ready for you. Located […]

Red Hook Open Studios at 351 Van Brunt by Jane Herro

Realty Collective is excited to host two local artists at our 351 Van Brunt office for Red Hook Open Studios this year! Stop by Sunday, November 12 from 1-6pm to view the work of photographer Bryan Archbold and painter Eric Tu. An afterparty will be held at Pioneer Works in conjunction with Second Sundays. For updates on studios to visit, check out Red […]

BRUTUS Pop-Up Art Exhibit at our Red Hook Office this Weekend.

Realty Collective’s Jane Herro will be hosting an event out of our Red Hook office this weekend.  She’s curating an artist’s mixed media exhibit.  To learn about the artist, check out his website here. This Saturday evening is the opening and RC will be open for the Barnacle Parade on Sunday, October 29th, as well, beginning at 2pm.  So […]

Our Buying into Brooklyn Recap.

A recent event that we co-hosted, Buying Into Brooklyn, was a crash course for first-time home buyers navigating the oftentimes stressful process of purchasing their first home.  We had a great turn out, a packed room at The Brooklyn Brewery!  Victoria and RC agents, Tina Fallon and Jane Herro, were there to give tips and […]

Photos from Red Hook Walks.

The Realty Collective team recently participated in Red Hook Walks and we wanted to share some photos of the event. We set up a table outside of our Red Hook Office and sold clothing and other little items.  Many of our RC agents donated to this “stoop sale” and either helped out at the table […]

Red Hook Walks is Saturday by Jane Herro

Join us for Red Hook Walks on Saturday, October 14 from 3 – 7pm. We’ve gotten some neighborhood friends together for a stoop sale at the RC office at 351 Van Brunt Street and would love to see you there! A portion of the proceeds from the sale will be going to support relief efforts in Puerto Rico. We’ll also be raffling […]

Taste of Red Hook by Jane Herro

The 11th Annual Taste of Red Hook is coming up and tickets for the event are now on sale! 50 award-winning restaurants, breweries, wineries and distilleries will gather for one night only at the Liberty Warehouse offering a variety of delicious drinks and bites for guests. A silent auction and raffle for the “ultimate Tesla […]

Is My Co-op Maintenance Tax Deductible? by Jane Herro

The short answer is YES – a percentage of your monthly maintenance is tax deductible and this percentage is different from unit to unit depending on number of shares owned. With a co-op, the amount of the maintenance that is tax deductible is based on the portion that is used to pay real estate taxes and […]